1951 Edinburgh People's Festival ceilidh

Language: English
Gaelic
Scots
Format: Music CD 2005
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD COMP DISC In .Eu Edi 33278
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD
 
Call Number  COMP DISC In .Eu Edi 33278
 
 
Contents
The hairst o Rettie (3:47)
Skippin barfit through the heather (2:43)
The Tay Bridge disaster [spoken introduction] (:42)
The gallant forty twa (1:22)
Blue bonnets over the border (2:13)
Great my joy [spoken introduction] (:45)
Oran eile don phrionnsa = Another song to the Prince (2:22)
Mo run geal og = My fair young love (3:01)
Failte Rudha Bhatairnis (2:39)
The bonny lass o Fyvie (:44)
Mormond braes (4:10)
Not just elderly people [spoken introduction] (:27)
I'm a young bonny lassie (1:52)
The ale house (1:40)
The big stuff [spoken introduction] (1:15)
Barbara Allen : Child no. 84 (2:21)
Johnnie o Braidislie : Child no. 114 (2:19)
Lord Thomas and fair Ellen : Child no. 73 (2:53)
Tea and cakes [spoken] (:14)
Too good to stop at ten o'clock [spoken introduction] (1:37)
Donald MacLean ; The Irish washerwoman (2:18)
Erin go bragh (2:44)
Portknockie Road (1:17)
The Reid Road (1:13)
The moss o Burreldale (4:05)
Co siod thall air sraid na h-eala? = Who is that yonder on the Swan's Road? (2:54)
Mo nighean donn bhòidheach = My lovely brown-haired girl (2:44)
Fuirich an diugh gus am maireach = Wait today until tomorrow (1:58)
I don't think we should sing any more [spoken introduction] (:35)
Jimmy Raeburn (2:48)
A great song at that [spoken introduction] (1:03)
Oran do Mhacleoid Dhunbheagain = A song to MacLeod of Dunvegan (3:13)
Hamish once wrote a song [spoken introduction] (:51)
The John MacLean march (2:11)
Scots, wha hae (2:02).

Additional Information
Subjects Folk songs, English -- Scotland.
Folk songs, Scottish Gaelic -- Scotland.
Folk songs, Scots -- Scotland.
Folk music -- Scotland.
Bagpipe music.
Field recordings.
Publisher Cambridge, Mass. :Rounder,2005
Other Titles Edinburgh People's Festival ceilidh
Contributors Henderson, Hamish, performer.
Strachan, John, 1875-1958, performer.
Murray, Jessie, performer.
MacBeath, Jimmy, 1894-1972, performer.
Burgess, John, 1934-2005, performer.
Johnston, Calum, performer.
MacNeil, Flora, performer.
Wood, Blanche, performer.
Budge, Mrs., performer.
Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002.
Edinburgh People's Festival (1951)
Participants/Performers Hamish Henderson, master of ceremonies; with, variously: John Strachan, Jessie Murray, Jimmy MacBeath, John Burgess, Calum Johnston, Flora MacNeil, Blanche Wood, Mrs. Budge.
Language English
Gaelic
Scots
Vocal selections sung in English, Scottish Gaelic, and Scots.
Notes Principally traditional songs from Scotland; some selections for bagpipes.
Compact disc.
Program and biographical notes principally by Ewan McVicar, texts with English translations, and bibliography ([40] p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Description 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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